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Man gets six years for three rape offences

Express - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:20
MOHAN RAMSINGH has been sentenced to six years and ten months’ hard labour for raping a 13-year-old girl three times in 2006.

Violence against women walk tomorrow

Express - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:19
The Rape Crisis Society and the Coalition Against Domestic Violence host their third annual Candlelight Vigil and Silent Walk around Memorial Park, Port of Spain at 5 p.m. tomorrow.

Health fair today in Chaguanas

Express - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:18
A walk for health and for fun will be held in Chaguanas today by the URP Women’s Programme, with all welcome to join.

San Fernando honours its outstanding citizens

Express - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:18
As the City of San Fernando continued its City Week celebrations, the city council held an inter-faith service and civic reception which honoured several outstanding members of the community.

City still battling floodwater

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City still battling floodwater

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City still battling floodwater

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City still battling floodwater

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City still battling floodwater

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Is winning 100 caps still a big deal?

BBC Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:11
Wayne Rooney is the ninth English footballer to win 100 caps but is it easier to do this now than it was a generation ago?

Bill Cosby loses Las Vegas show after sex assault claims

Stabroek - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:07
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Comedian Bill Cosby and a Las Vegas casino today called off a show scheduled for next week, in another blow to his career after several women publicly alleged the...

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Snowmobiles free stranded NFL stars

BBC Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:04
Heavy snowfall in Buffalo forces NFL players to use an unusual form of transport to attend their game against New York Jets.

Talking Horses: the best bets from Saturday’s races | Greg Wood

Guardian Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:00

The first three home in last year’s Betfair Chase – Cue Card, Dynaste and Silviniaco Conti – renew their rivalry at Haydock

The first three horses home in last year’s Betfair Chase – Cue Card, Dynaste and Silviniaco Conti – renew their rivalry and, while the excellent form of the Philip Hobbs yard means that Menorah cannot be dismissed lightly, it is hard to see beyond last year’s principals in terms of the likely winner.

Cue Card was a relative outsider at 9-1 in an unusually strong field 12 months ago but stayed on well to confirm his stamina at the three-mile trip, four and a half lengths in front of Dynaste and another one and a quarter ahead of Silviniaco Conti (3.00).

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Tattooed body found in Puruni River

Stabroek - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:36
At about 1645h. today, police said the decomposed body of a so far unidentified man of African descent was found in the Puruni River. On the right hand of the deceased there is a tattoo “Death...

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Obama defends immigration reform

BBC - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:22
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.

Newcastle 20-10 Gloucester | Premiership match report

Guardian Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:21
• Newcastle 20-10 Gloucester

Rory Clegg kicked 15 points as Newcastle claimed a convincing Premiership victory over Gloucester at a wet and windy Kingston Park.

Clegg overcame a difficult start, when he allowed Gloucester in for an easy try in the opening minute, to find the target with five penalties while Sinoti Sinoti crossed for a try for Newcastle.

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Worcester beat Jersey to top table

BBC Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:02
Ryan Lamb's last-minute penalty secures Worcester a 32-29 victory over Jersey and moves the Warriors top of the Championship.

Slade vows to improve away form

BBC Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:02
Cardiff City boss Russell Slade says he will do "everything he can" to improve his side's away form after latest home win.

Harlequins 12-16 Sale | Premiership match report

Guardian Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:55

• Harlequins 12-16 Sale

Sale recorded their first Premiership win at The Stoop since May 2008 as Danny Cipriani kicked his team to a 16-12 victory against Harlequins.

The England hopeful claimed 11 points with the boot, while the Sale captain Dan Braid’s late try proved the turning point in the game.

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Brentford 2-1 Fulham

BBC Sport - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:38
Brentford move to within one point of Championship leaders Derby as they come from behind to beat Fulham 2-1.

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